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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe shares power with longtime opponent

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe shares power with longtime opponent

Briggs Bomba of Africa Action and Mahmood Mamdani of Columbia University discuss Zimbabwe's future under its new unity government after the new prime minister, Morgan Tsvangirai, was sworn in by longtime opponent Robert Mugabe.

Posted: February 11, 2009 16:23   Comments: 0
Zimbabwe’s opposition party agrees to unity government

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Zimbabwe’s opposition party agrees to unity government

Zimbabwe's main opposition party said it will accept a power-sharing plan and join a unity government with President Robert Mugabe. The move underscores a growing sense in the region that Zimbabwe needed a political solution so it could address its growing humanitarian crisis.

Posted: January 30, 2009 17:27   Comments: 1
Cholera death toll surpasses 2,700 in Zimbabwe

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Cholera death toll surpasses 2,700 in Zimbabwe

Ann Veneman, the executive director of UNICEF, recently returned from Zimbabwe and discusses efforts to combat cholera and the relationship between Zimbabwe's political impasse and its deteriorating health sector.

Posted: January 23, 2009 16:01   Comments: 1
A letter from Zimbabwe on bank lines and cholera

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A letter from Zimbabwe on bank lines and cholera

A Worldfocus contributing blogger shares a letter from Zimbabwe, where the lines at the bank are long and residents struggle to get clean water and power.

Posted: January 15, 2009 12:41   Comments: 1
Zimbabwe crisis persists though absent from headlines

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Zimbabwe crisis persists though absent from headlines

Andrew Meldrum, a senior editor at GlobalPost, discusses the state of Zimbabwe's health sector as the cholera crisis worsens and considers how the U.S. can respond to the situation.

Posted: January 1, 2009 14:57   Comments: 3
Humanitarian crisis unfurls in a volatile Zimbabwe

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Humanitarian crisis unfurls in a volatile Zimbabwe

Andrew Meldrum, a senior editor at GlobalPost, discusses Zimbabwe's political instability and its future as a major humanitarian crisis continues to unfold.

Posted: December 17, 2008 14:48   Comments: 0
Week in review: Afghanistan, Pakistan and Zimbabwe

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Week in review: Afghanistan, Pakistan and Zimbabwe

Carla Robbins of The New York Times and Gideon Rose of Foreign Affairs magazine discuss the week's major events, from U.S. plans to move more troops into Afghanistan to Zimbabwe's cholera outbreak.

Posted: December 12, 2008 16:36   Comments: 4
Mugabe claims cholera crisis is over in Zimbabwe

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Mugabe claims cholera crisis is over in Zimbabwe

Dele Olojede, a Nigerian journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner, discusses the entrenched Zimbabwean leader's situation and the country's future.

Posted: December 11, 2008 11:09   Comments: 1
Zimbabwe aid workers wrestle to contain cholera

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Zimbabwe aid workers wrestle to contain cholera

Manuel Lopez, head of a Doctors Without Borders mission in Zimbabwe, discusses the country's cholera epidemic from Harare.

Posted: December 10, 2008 15:26   Comments: 1
World leaders call for Zimbabwe’s Mugabe to step down

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World leaders call for Zimbabwe’s Mugabe to step down

Andrew Meldrum, a senior editor at GlobalPost, discusses the humanitarian situation in Zimbabwe and international calls for President Robert Mugabe to step down.

Posted: December 9, 2008 14:07   Comments: 2

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